People v. Michael Rutledge


AD1 order dated April 29, 2012, affirming judgment of conviction. Decision below: 116 AD3d 645, 948 NYS2d 61. Lippman, CH.J., granted leave December 4, 2014.

ISSUES PRESENTED: Whether it is consistent with Miranda v. Arizona to obtain a Miranda waiver, in the first instance, by any use of threats, tricks, or cajolery. (Assigned counsel: Robert S. Dean, Center for Appellate Litigation, 120 Wall Street, 28th Floor, NYC 10005.)

Use of trickery to obtain Miranda waiver